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News and analysis on real estate and land use from Furman Center researchers.

  • Research & Policy

    The Dream Revisited: Making Vouchers More Mobile

    July 12th 2016

    The twentieth discussion on The Dream Revisited, Making Vouchers More Mobile, examines the benefits of defining fair market rent by zip code, to make it easier for families to move to higher-opportunity neighborhoods, and weighs potential unintended costs. Read more »

  • News & Events

    Research Symposium on Gentrification and Neighborhood Change

    June 2nd 2016

    Researchers and practitioners from around the U.S. and Canada gathered for a one-day symposium to share the latest research on patterns of gentrification, displacement, and neighborhood change. Read more »

  • Research & Policy

    Policy Minute: Exploring Gentrification

    May 26th 2016

    Gentrification is an evolving topic, affecting many urban areas and highlighting some of the challenges that arise as neighborhoods evolve. This Policy Minute presents some of the latest research on gentrification, displacement, and neighborhood change. Read more »

  • Research & Policy

    The Dream Revisited: Public Housing and Deconcentrating Poverty

    May 17th 2016

    The nineteenth discussion debates what we should do about high-poverty, distressed public housing developments in light of recent research from the Moving to Opportunity Program about the costs of concentrated poverty. Read more »

  • News & Events

    The State of New York City’s Housing and Neighborhoods in 2015

    May 9th 2016

    On May 9, 2016, the NYU Furman Center released its State of New York City’s Housing and Neighborhoods in 2015 report, which provides a compendium of data and analysis about New York City’s housing, land use, demographics, and quality of life indicators for each borough and the city’s 59 community districts. Read more »

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